Cynthia Lagos

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Happy 48th Birthday, Salma Hayek! See Her Best Beauty Moments

Happy birthday, Salma Hayek! The Oscar nominee turns 48 today. Despite being a prominent actress in Hollywood, both on the small and big screens, …

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Kate Moss: Top looks

FASHION COVER GIRLS<p><b>She's a true style icon, often imitated but never equaled: We take a look back at her best looks.</b>

Lobster–Corn Chowder

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over medium-high heat. Add lobsters and cook for 8–10 minutes. Remove lobsters, reserving cooking liquid, …

Food

Custom Portrait Drawing 5x7" - Drawing From Your Photo - Two Portraits or Pets - Anniversary Gift

► VACATION NOTICE: I will be away until June 15. Any new custom drawing orders will be completed end of June / beginning of July. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. I will be responding to any messages or inquires while I'm away, so will be happy to discuss any potential custom drawing orders …

DIY: Instant Children’s Teepee, Summer Edition

Last summer, I spotted a great looking teepee in the neighborhood that seemed like a perfectly doable DIY. I was compelled to investigate. Greg Pitt …

DIY

Polish Mother Of Two Takes Beautiful Pictures Of Kids Spending Their Summer In The Countryside

The series is inspired by my own childhood, when I used to visit my grandmother in the summer and spend my school vacations in the countryside. These …

9 Outstanding Apps for Adding Text to Your Photos

Add text to photos<p>Text on pictures — that’s the idea behind messaging, poster art, greeting cards and scenic displays. And font freaks (you know who you are) will always be on the lookout for ways to add text into snapshots and vacation photos. Happily, dressing up your photos with text can be done …

20 One-Pot Wonder Recipes for the Busy Cook

Everyone should have at least two or three one-pot wonder recipes in their back pocket for those days when whipping up something fancy schmancy just isn’t an option. Whether you’re a meat lover, vegetarian, vegan or carb queen, there’s seriously something for everyone. Check out these 20 one-pot …

Cooking

Aprende a germinar una piña sin semilla, paso a paso. Un experimento muy bonito, ideal para que participen los niños. Info: http://www.labioguia.com/como-germinar-una-pina-sin-semilla/

24 Books That Will Captivate Your Kids This Summer

HuffPost blogger Devon Corneal is grateful that her kid is in school for another week. She's sorry that the rest of your children are already running wild and complaining that they're bored. If you're wondering what to do with your kids after they play all the games and build all the sandcastles, …

Outlander is letter-perfect historical fantasy

<i>Outlander</i> does, in its first six episodes, exactly what it intends to. That kind of self-assuredness is surprising for a new show, but this one comes …

DIY Hanging Lounge Chair

I know I always get pretty excited about the projects on here but, seriously, this is one of my favorites! I’ve had a hanging chair on my to-make …

Woodworking

9 Pilates Moves For A Flatter Stomach

Hit the mat and try these exercises for a sculpted waistline<p>Pretty much every move in Pilates targets your core, but if flat abs are your goal then there’s definitely a way to step things up. Case in point: These 9 belly-sculpting exercises from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Pilates</i>. Learn the …

Workouts

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

Let freedom (and the cash register) ring!<p>Kids and pets make messes ... but this can handle them!<p>Tyler Perry's former Atlanta home has its own …

17 Life-Changing Cooking Tricks

From the editors at Cosmo.com, these kitchen tricks will make cooking so much easier.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through the gap between the …

Dream Spaces: 10 Secluded Garden Nooks

Anyone who’s spent long hours working in the garden knows the pleasure that comes from a job well done. And there’s no better vantage point than a …

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …

Recipes

New Orleans summer 2014: A day-by-day guide to 94 things to do from June to September | NOLA.com

The New Orleans summer seems to go on forever, but officially it lasts just 94 days. It begins Saturday (June 21) and wraps up Sept. 23, when fall …

20 New Ways to Use Bobby Pins

Innovative ideas from our friends at Cosmo.com<p><b>1. For better grip, flip the bobby pin over so that the wavy side is against your head.</b> If you have a hard time keeping your bobby pins in place, try flipping the pin over. The straight side is slicker and won't grip as well as the wavy, more textured …

If You Want DIY Ombre Hair, This Is How It Should Be Done

Ombrᅢᄅ hair may have landed on our list of trends NOT to do in 2014, but we're still seeing it everywhere. And we really started to question our reasoning when we met graphic designer Jenny Huang.<p>Huang's ombrᅢᄅ hair isn't the over-exaggerated bleached color that looks good on no one. Her dye job is …

Budget-Friendly Ideas for Outdoor Rooms

Tour four bold and budget-minded outdoor rooms to find inspiration for your backyard.<p>1 of 18<p>Eclectic Patio<p>The combination of new materials with …

Landscaping

Pillow Talk: 7 Secrets to Making a Perfect Bed

If you count all the hours we allot to plumping pillows, smoothing sheets, straightening shams, and fussing over how the whole thing looks, we spend …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

Recipes

Alfresco Living

Create an inviting entrance. Every good novel has a chapter one, in which the scene is set. Similarly, every good garden has an entrance, a point of …

8 New Uses for Your Side Yard

I have written earlier about turning a side yard into a glorious garden room. We all want at least one (or possibly two) of those, right? Life’s …

8 Splendid Side Yard Designs

Welcome to the unsung hero of the domestic landscape: the side yard. Some of us close our eyes while rushing through that narrow space, merely to get …

Landscaping

20 Ideas for Easygoing Summer Parties

Summertime calls for a distinctly unfussy approach to entertaining, and thankfully so — because who wants to sweat over planning a summer soiree? …

Want to really enjoy what a wine has to offer? Try it with a blindfold

If you sign up for Tasting in the Dark at Francis Ford Coppola Winery, don't be surprised when you are blindfolded in the reception area.<p>Hoby Wedler, …

Greenhouses Made With Salvaged Windows

What better way to recycle old salvaged windows than to build them into a unique garden greenhouse or potting shed?Old windows, doors, and other …